Tag: children

The Bad Friend: How Can I End My 7-Year-Old Daughter’s Friendship?

Published: August 14, 2021 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading
The Bad Friend: How Can I End My 7-Year-Old Daughter’s Friendship?

Finding ways to handle the “bad friend” dilemma can be challenging but there are more options when your children are young.

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What Do You Do When An Online Friendship Begins To Feel Creepy?

Published: July 2, 2021 | Last Updated: July 28, 2021 By | 5 Replies Continue Reading
What Do You Do When An Online Friendship Begins To Feel Creepy?

A teenager is involved in an awkward online friendship that is making her feel increasingly uncomfortable. She asks what to do.

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Disney Characters Offer Timeless Friendship Lessons

Published: July 30, 2020 | Last Updated: July 31, 2020 By | Reply Continue Reading
Disney Characters Offer Timeless Friendship Lessons

In celebration of International Friendship Day, Disney distills some of the “behind-the-scenes” secrets that inspire long-lasting friendships. 

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Helping Your Child Feel Connected While Social Distancing

Published: April 19, 2020 | Last Updated: April 19, 2020 By | 2 Replies Continue Reading
Helping Your Child Feel Connected While Social Distancing

During these uncertain times, here are some ideas for helping your child feel connected while social distancing.

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Handling an intrusive friend

Published: February 17, 2017 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

Two young friends find a third girl to be intrusive and clingy.

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BOOK GIVEAWAY – Too Shy? A Resource for Children and their Parents (contest ended)

Published: December 20, 2016 | Last Updated: February 10, 2017 By | 25 Replies Continue Reading
BOOK GIVEAWAY – Too Shy? A Resource for Children and their Parents (contest ended)

Is your child too shy? Many parents worry because their children lack confidence and seem self-conscious.

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Helping your child make friends after moving

Published: October 14, 2016 | Last Updated: December 14, 2016 By | Reply Continue Reading
Helping your child make friends after moving

Moving? Moving expert Alexandra Wenzke offers tips for parents to help ease the transition for their kids after a move.

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Embarrassed to have no friends at school

Published: September 4, 2016 | By | 12 Replies Continue Reading

A young woman is embarrassed when she’s asked to choose partner.

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Guest Post: Helping kids build the right kind of friendships

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Guest Post: Helping kids build the right kind of friendships

It’s important to help your kids build the right kind of friendships with the right kinds of kids.

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Is it normal for a child to have an imaginary friend?

Published: July 17, 2016 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

Worried about your child’s imaginary friend? Psychologist and author Susan Newman, PhD offers advice and reassurance to worried parents.

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